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Boat dealers sell new or used boats, or both, in combination with other activities, such as repair services. They may also sell new or used boat engines, trailers, marine supplies, and parts and accessories. A single dealer may sell several brands of boats and boats of different sizes and types. ranging from personal watercraft to large yachts.
Task-sharing and coordination platform My-Villages unveiled MyTaskit Pro, a new brand, name and product that seeks to help recreational boat businesses streamline their operations.
The Freedom Boat Club launched a new website geared exclusively to the queries of franchise prospects.
Front Street Shipyard’s in-house design team is collaborating with yacht designer Bill Tripp to develop a new line of modern sloops that are now available for construction.
Denison Yacht Sales said it opened an office in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Concerned about the manatee population, condo owners in Cocoa Beach, Fla., oppose a marina’s proposed expansion and its plan for boat rentals.
Dixon’s Marine Group 2000 signed with PierVantage for Boat Builders to help the Nova Scotia-based builder manage its expanding boatbuilding and service business.
West Marine will celebrate the grand opening of its Mystic, Conn., store from Friday through Sunday, including a ribbon cutting at 8 a.m. Saturday that will feature penguins from Mystic Aquarium.
Prestige Yachts dealer Spring Brook Marina is opening its fifth Great Lakes location with a brokerage in Traverse City, Mich.
Portland, Conn.-based Petzold’s Marine, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, is planning a Mardi Gras-themed open house this weekend.
MarineMax Panama City Beach in Florida said it will host its first Women on Water certified course for the season from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on March 21.